Love in the Ruins: Couple Ties the Knot in Abandoned Catholic Church

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A shuttered Catholic Church has had one more chance to nurture young love, as a couple took their wedding vows last month in the decaying structure.In its day, St. Agnes Catholic Church in Detroit probably saw many blushing brides walk down its aisle, many eager grooms wait to receive their beloved's hand in marriage.But old St. Agnes, located on LaSalle near 12th Street in Detroit, fell upon hard times. When Detroit's race riots occurred in 1967, St. Agnes was unscarred—but most of the n … [Read more...]

Mocking Marriage: The Valentine’s Divorce Contest and the TV Marriage Extravaganza

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Walter H. Bentley III, a Southfield, Michigan divorce attorney, is again this year conducting his popular FREE VALENTINE'S DIVORCE CONTEST.The winning couple will be given an all-expenses-paid divorce, with an estimated value of $3,000 to $5,000. The winners will be selected based on the most compelling and convincing story as to why they should be granted the divorce. The contest is limited to Michigan residents who seek an uncontested divorce, with no or minimum child custody … [Read more...]

‘Cause You Can’t Eat Flowers: Relationship Advice from Older Irish Couples

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Just in time for Valentine's Day:Long-married Irish couples explain why they're still in love after all these years. … [Read more...]